SCAR Gazetteer Information: Each place can have one or more entries in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer, dependant on its origin. By viewing an individual entry, you may see multiple references to the same place. SCAR uses a more general feature type coding, so each place will, in general, have multiple feature types.

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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Mount Axtell (USA) 81° 18' 00.0" S 85° 06' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 122062 Place ID: 706

A low but distinctive rock peak 1.5 mi SE of Mount Tidd in the Pirrit Hills. Positioned by the U.S. Ellsworth-Byrd Traverse Party, Dec. 7, 1958, and named for William R. Axtell, Jr., USN, cook at Ellsworth Station in 1958 who volunteered to accompany the traverse party.

White Hill (AUS) 69° 24' 38.7" S 76° 05' 46.6" E Hill
Name ID: 706 Place ID: 15973

A prominent hill on Stornes Peninsula in the Larsemann Hills which is distinguished by white quartz deposits.

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